Unknown Artist

Bone dagger

Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Jama Village, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Wosera-Abelam people
Year
early 20th century-mid 20th century
collected 1965
Media
Arms & armour
Medium
cassowary bone, incised, blackened
Dimensions
34.3 cm length; 5.0 cm width; 4.7 cm depth
Credit
Purchased 1965
Accession number
380.1994